Preventative Maintenance

Location: Portland, IN


Position will be required to perform preventative maintenance activities on the plant’s machines, equipment, and the building according to the company’s safety, quality, housekeeping and production standards.

Reports to: Maintenance Manager

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Responsible for cleaning all machines and secondary equipment.
  • Perform preventative maintenance on machine such as greasing, adding oil, changing filters, etc.
  • Repair air leaks and minor oil leaks.
  • Replace water and air hoses, as needed.
  • Replace hydraulic lines and fittings including making hoses for replacement, as needed.
  • Assist Maintenance Technicians, when needed.
  • Performs work in a safe manner and following plant safety rules and procedures.


  • High school diploma or GED education required. Vocational training or Associate’s Degree preferred.
  • Three to five years of relevant work experience required.
  • Must have strong analytical and problem solving skills and work independently with little supervision.
  • Able to drive powered industrial trucks, preferred.